QC laboratory Technician – Exothera

Exothera is a contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) dedicated to virus and viral vector production. As a Univercells company, Exothera provides best-in-class bioprocessing expertise that capitalizes on novel manufacturing technologies. The company delivers accelerated process development/optimization to rapidly reach GMP clinical and commercial production of virus and viral vectors. At Exothera and Univercells, our mission is to make health equally accessible to all. 

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MISSION

As Quality Control (QC) Technician, you will be responsible for performing a variety of QC analytical testing related to our GMP facility specialized in viral vectors production. These Quality Control tests include ELISA, cell-based assays, qPCR and/or HPLC – UPLC-based assays. You will be part of an active QC team using on daily basis those analytical technics. Our upstream and downstream production teams will be your internal stakeholders and they will be waiting your analytical results (with their interpretation). In your job, as Lab Tech QC, you will prepare solutions, execute validated method, record & analyze data. You will maintain laboratory equipment and inventory for laboratory supplies. You will also contribute to the writing/review of analytical protocols and reports.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Analytical Execution

  • Assemble, prepare, check and calibrate equipment and/or materials for testing
  • Perform the analytical testing according to SOP and follow GMP rules
  • Record all data and results in specified forms (paper and electronic) according to good documentation practice
  • Suggest and help implement improvements

Reporting & Analysis

  • Review checklist/experimental data
  • Evaluate and report results to QC Scientist
  • At request of the Scientist, compile data and write reports

Maintenance & Inventory

  • Execute basic maintenance of lab equipment
  • Cleaning and housekeeping
  • Calibrate equipment
  • Maintain inventory/standard materials in the lab
  • Order specific material

Documentation & Training

  • In collaboration with Scientist, contribute to Writing/Reviewing/Improving SOP, checklist or reports
  • Train colleagues on equipment use, procedures, practices, …
  • Share knowledge and experience

REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in biology or equivalent
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in a GMP Environment
  • Eager to learn and leverage know-how
  • Capacity to work autonomously
  • “Technical-manual intelligence”, practical sense
  • Enthusiastic and agile to work on a variety of projects in a multi-tasking environment
  • Ability to give confidence through in-depth experimental reports and data analysis
  • Driven by curiosity and eager to learn more every day